Adult Dharma

Adults in Thekchen Choling (Singapore) engage in a living Dharma practice through the pursuit of devotion, skillfulness, integrity and camaraderie.

We interact in an informal, vibrant, and non-judgmental social setting to deepen our appreciation of Buddhist principles and find expression for these sacred truths in our hectic, ever changing environment.

Through our interactions and mutual support, we bring greater spiritual depth to our lives and in the process bear witness to the power of the Buddha’s teachings.

Singha Thekchen Namdrol Rinpoche’s teachings on every Thurday (English) and Friday (Chinese)

Every Thursday, Singha Rinpoche engages his students in English and he does the same in Mandarin on Fridays. Rinpoche’s teachings are always vibrant and fun. He skillfully translates the Buddha’s teachings, making it relevant to our daily activities and experiences. Come join us and experience the Buddha Dharma made simple and digestable.

 

Dharma Classes 2019

Keen to learn about basic Buddhism? Join our Foundation to Vajrayana buddhism course conducted in English starting on 24 Mar 2019 for 8 lessons.

1)Foundation to Vajrayana Buddhism course

The course first provides learners with a basic understanding and appreciation of Buddhism. Then it further explores the teachings of Buddhism in the Mahayana context, and empowers the learners with the neccessary knowlege and understanding that is beneficial for entering the Vajra Vehicle of Buddhism.

Dates: 24/3, 7/4, 14/4, 21/4, 28/4, 5/5, 12/5, 19/5 (Sunday)
Time: 2pm to 6pm
Veune:  38 Foch Road Classroom

Register now at our temple’s frontdesk counter.

Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2) Intro to Meditation

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
A disciple of Singha Rinpoche since 2005, Keith was one of the assistant teachers in the Basic Buddhism Class offered by Thekchen Choling in 2009. He was invited by Thekchen Choling Youth Group to coach them in the performance area of singing, dancing and acting in 2012. Since 2014, he started teaching the Basic Buddhism course yearly in both English and Chinese.
Keith is also a volunteer translator (English / Chinese) during Singha Rinpoche’s teachings. He is also the instructor guiding the temple’s Vipassana Meditation group practice since 2016.

Lesson
Dates: 27/3, 3/4, 10/4, 17/4 (Wed)
Time: 8pm to 9.30pm
Venue:  38 Foch Road Classroom

Retreat
Dates: 18 April 2019 (Thur) 7pm – 21 April 2019 (Sun) 2pm
Venue: Thekchen Choling Melaka

Register now at our temple’s frontdesk counter.

Intro

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3)First Step

This specially curated short program aims to equip those who are starting their journey towards their Enlightenment. The free format session provides new practitioners with foundational knowledge (e.g. the role of the teacher in Buddhist practice etc.) and practical instructions (e.g., how to execute a mandala offering mudra etc.). It encourages participants to ask their most pressing questions about their practice and provides a space for them to receive support from each other and from those who had “been there, done that.

Dates: 17 March 2019 (Sun)
Time: 2pm to 6pm
Venue:  38 Foch Road Classroom

Register now at our temple’s frontdesk counter.

First Step

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